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2519 Hermitage Road
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Instructors: Sarah Babcock. Agility B is for dogs and handlers who have completed Agility A (or equivalent), but need to solidify their performance on all the various pieces of agility equipment. Students will continue to improve their handling skills (turns/crosses/jump sequences) over jumps and tunnels --- and to improve their performance of the teeter, a-frame and dog walk. Contact obstacle heights will be adjusted in class and instructors can discuss both 2-on-2-off and running contact strategies. Students will get additional exposure to weave poles and given suggestions for how to create practice poles for additional work at home. Note that most dogs and handlers take Agility B several times in order to polish all of the various equipment skills. Please Note: there will be no classes on May 27, June 10, or July 1st. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/20/2018 and ending 7/22/2018 at 11:45AM
Instructors: Sarah Babcock. Dogs must have completed, at least, one Agility B class and need to solidify their performance on all the various pieces of agility equipment. Students will continue to improve their handling skills (turns/crosses/jump sequences) over jumps and tunnels --- and to improve their performance of the teeter, a-frame and dog walk. Contact obstacle heights will be adjusted in class and instructors can discuss both 2-on-2-off and running contact strategies. Students will get additional exposure to weave poles and given suggestions for how to create practice poles for additional work at home. Note that most dogs and handlers take Agility B several times in order to polish all of the various equipment skills. Please Note: there will be no classes on May 27, June 10, or July 1st. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/20/2018 and ending 7/22/2018 at 10:15AM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock- For dogs and handlers who have completed Agility A (or equivalent), but need to solidify their performance on all the various pieces of agility equipment. Students will continue to improve their handling skills (turns/crosses/jump sequences) over jumps and tunnels --- and will also get plenty of opportunity to improve their performance of the teeter, a-frame and dog walk. Contact obstacle heights will be adjusted in class and instructors can discuss both 2-on-2-off and running contact strategies. Students will get additional exposure to weave poles and given suggestions for how to create practice poles for additional work at home. Dogs and handlers will gain more experience in sequences. Note that most dogs and handlers take Agility B/C several times in order to polish all of the various equipment skills. There will be no classes held on June 26th and July 3rd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/22/2018 and ending 7/17/2018 at 8:30PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock. Agility C: Sequences - For dogs and handlers who have completed Agility B and have a good handle on equipment skills and turns/crosses. Students will get to run sequences of obstacles and (as appropriate) put them together into longer courses once the individual parts are mastered. Please Note: there will be no classes on May 28th or July 2nd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/21/2018 and ending 7/16/2018 at 6:00PM
Instructors: Sarah Babcock. Agility C: Sequences - For dogs and handlers who have completed Agility B and have a good handle on equipment skills and turns/crosses. Students will get to run sequences of obstacles and (as appropriate) put them together into longer courses once the individual parts are mastered. Please Note: there will be no class on June 26th or July 3rd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/22/2018 and ending 7/17/2018 at 4:30PM
Instructors: Sarah Babcock. Agility C: Sequences - For dogs and handlers who have completed Agility B and have a good handle on equipment skills and turns/crosses. Students will get to run sequences of obstacles and (as appropriate) put them together into longer courses once the individual parts are mastered. Please Note: there will be no class on June 26th and July 3rd. extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/22/2018 and ending 7/17/2018 at 6:00PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility C/D: Sequences and advanced skills - For dogs and handlers who have completed Agility B/C and have a good handle on equipment skills and turns/crosses. Students will get to run sequences of obstacles and (as appropriate) put them together into longer courses once the individual parts are mastered. Focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan). Please Note: there will be no classes on May 28th or July 2nd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/21/2018 and ending 7/16/2018 at 8:30PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on May 27, June 10, or July 1st. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/20/2018 and ending 7/22/2018 at 8:45AM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent).
Please Note: there will be no classes on May 28th or July 2nd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/21/2018 and ending 7/16/2018 at 3:00PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent).
Please Note: there will be no classes on May 28th or July 2nd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/21/2018 and ending 7/16/2018 at 4:30PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent).
Please Note: there will be no classes on May 28th or July 2nd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/21/2018 and ending 7/16/2018 at 7:15PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no class on June 26th or July 3rd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/22/2018 and ending 7/17/2018 at 3:00PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no class on June 26th and July 3rd. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/22/2018 and ending 7/17/2018 at 7:15PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on June 13, June 27 and July 4th. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/23/2018 and ending 7/25/2018 at 10:15AM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on June 13th, June 27th and July 4th. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/23/2018 and ending 7/25/2018 at 10:15AM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on June 27th and July 4th. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/23/2018 and ending 7/18/2018 at 4:30PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on June 27th and July 4th. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/23/2018 and ending 7/18/2018 at 6:00PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on June 27th and July 4th. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/23/2018 and ending 7/18/2018 at 7:15PM
Instructor: Sarah Babcock - Agility D: Course Analysis - Need help understanding agility courses and which turns/crosses to do where? Want to focus on the key skills for agility success (weave pole entries, contact skills with distance/distraction, planning and executing your course plan, etc)? Then, this is the place for you!! Join us for a fun 7-week class focused on running sequences and full courses. Open to dogs and handlers who are comfortable with all agility equipment (Agility C, D or equivalent). Please Note: there will be no classes on June 27th and July 4th. Extra classes have been added to the schedule.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 5/23/2018 and ending 7/18/2018 at 8:30PM